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WHEREAS, the fight for equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender queer, intersex, asexual, and 2 spirit plus (LGBTQIA2S+) people is reflected in the unwavering dedication of those who work to build a more inclusive society; and

WHEREAS, June 28 is the nationally recognized day of the Stonewall uprising that sparked the modern equality movement; and

WHEREAS, PRIDE month is a time to recall the challenges that LGBTQIA2S+ people have overcome and to celebrate the contributions of LGBTQIA2S+ persons have made to our great State; and

WHEREAS, PRIDE month is a joyous community celebration of dignity, self expression and this PRIDE month we reaffirm our commitment to solidarity and equality; and

WHEREAS, the Silver State is committed to equality and the month of June is an opportunity to recognize the impact that LGBTQIA2S+ individuals have had and will continue to have on our State and nation, and a time to reflect on the progress that has been made, while focusing on the steps that can still be taken to eliminate prejudice and exclusion, celebrate diversity and create a more inclusive society for all;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, STEVE SISOLAK, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim the month of June 2022, as

LAS VEGAS PRIDE MONTH IN NEVADA

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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Nevada to be affixed at the State Capitol in Carson City, this 19th day of May 2022

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